Files with pvm extension can be found as virtual machines for the Parallels Desktop virtualization software solution for Mac.

There are 3 other file types using
the PVM file extension!

empty icon.pvm - MusicPhotoVideo format

empty icon.pvm - Sonic Adventure DX game object file

empty icon.pvm - HP Image Zone Express photo album

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PVM file extension - Parallels Desktop virtual machine

What is pvm file? How to open pvm files?

File extension pvm is associated with the Parallels Desktop for Mac, a computer virtualization solution for Apple Mac computers that allows users to run various operating systems on one physical machine.

A .pvm file is a virtual machine data container that stores hdd, pvs, fdd, mem and other parallels virtual machine related files.

The virtual machine's pvm bundle is stored by default in ~/Documents/Parallels/ folder.

The default software associated to open pvm file:

Parallels Desktop for Mac icon

Parallels Holdings Ltd. logoParallels Desktop for Mac  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
Parallels Holdings Ltd.

Parallels Desktop for Mac is popular virtualization software used to run Microsoft Windows and other operating systems on Mac computers running Mac OS X. It is able to run virtualized operating systems very fast with full 3D acceleration support and without lost Mac performance.

Related articles:

Convert Parallels Desktop virtual machine to Vmware Workstation

Open VMware virtual machine in Parallels Desktop for Mac

Help how to open:

Use Parallels Desktop for Mac ot open *.pvm virtual machine files.

How to convert:

Various virtually machines can generally be exported between various formats for different platforms like VMware.

Find conversions from pvm file:

pvm to ovf

pvm to vdi

pvm to vhd

pvm to vmdk

pvm to vmx

Find converter to pvm file type:

vhd to pvm

vmdk to pvm

vmx to pvm

List of software applications associated to the .pvm file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open pvm file, edit pvm file, convert pvm file, view pvm file, play pvm file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting pvm files.

Software that open pvm file - Parallels Desktop virtual machine

Programs supporting the exension pvm on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open pvm file action.

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

Main software associated with pvm file by default:
Parallels Desktop for Mac small icon Parallels Desktop for Mac
Other suggested software:
VMware Fusion small icon VMware Fusion

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